African Plant Database

Cephalophyllum tricolorum (Haw.) Schwantes
Information on the genus : Cephalophyllum
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum tricolorum Haw.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mesembryanthemum tricolorum Haw. (1795)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cephalophyllum crassum L. Bolus (1929)
=Cephalophyllum tenuifolium L. Bolus (1929)
=Cephalophyllum comptonii N.E. Br. (1928)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht up to 0.12 m. Alt: 20 - 600 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 113 (2001).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 114072
Record n°114072
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